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5 Aviation Trends We’re Tracking at Skift This Week

Jul 05, 2014 9:00 am

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Every week we post hundreds of stories across various sectors in travel, connecting the dots across various global trends, and in these weekend posts we highlight the stories that tackle these trends. This one looks at top aviation trends.

>> Technology helps U.S. airports improve air travel experience: U.S. Airports Roll Out Kiosks to Speed Customs Wait Times

>> Liquor is more popular than beer and wine among flyers: Booze Is the Biggest Source of In-Flight Revenue for U.S. Airlines

>> Airports can boost sales by adopting to flyers’ mobile expectations: What Airports and Airlines Must Learn From the Retail Industry

>> In-flight Wi-Fi becomes expected standard in aviation: Gogo Wi-Fi Services Launch on Japan Airlines Domestic Flights

>> Near-field communication finds its place in the travel experience: Air France Begins to Trial NFC-Based Boarding

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